Diabetes Self-Management Blog
Diane Fennell

Vitamin D Decreases Pain in Type 2, Study Shows

Vitamin D lessens pain in women who have Type 2 diabetes and depression, according to new research…

Web Team

2013 Weekend for Women

If you’re a woman with diabetes, you’ll want to mark your calendar for the 2013 Weekend for Women in San Francisco, organized by the nonprofit group DiabetesSisters…

Web Team

Signs a Woman Is Headed for a Heart Attack

In honor of American Heart Month, we’d like to highlight a recent study from nurse-researcher Dr. Jean McSweeney of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences…

Amy Campbell

Making Changes for the Change of Life

This week’s posting is really aimed at women (sorry, men) who are or who will be soon entering menopause. Menopause marks another phase of a woman’s life, signaling that her reproductive years have ended…

Diane Fennell

Weight Gain and Gestational Diabetes

Weight gain between a woman’s first and second pregnancies is associated with a higher risk of gestational diabetes during the second pregnancy, according to a new study from the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research…

Web Team

What We’re Reading: New Tax Benefits for Nursing Mothers

This tax season, new mothers may have something to celebrate. A new IRS policy allows mothers tax benefits on breastfeeding and other nursing supplies…

Amy Campbell

Osteoporosis: Yet Another Complication of Diabetes? (Part 1)

Tara Dairman

Article of the Week: Urinary Incontinence

Jan Chait

Just Itching to Share the News

Tara Dairman

New Guidelines for Lowering Women’s Heart and Stroke Risks

Tara Dairman

What We’re Reading: Diabetes and Disordered Eating

Joe Nelson

Women’s Sexual Health

Amy Campbell

Magnesium: Give This Mineral Some Respect

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Carbohydrate Restriction: An Option for Diabetes Management
Some people find that decreasing the amount of carbohydrate they eat can help with blood glucose control. Here’s what to know about this approach.

Insulin Patch Pumps: A New Tool for Type 2
Patch pumps are simpler to operate than traditional insulin pumps and may be a good option for some people with Type 2 diabetes who need insulin.

How Much Do You Know About Vitamins?
Learn what these micronutrients can and can’t do for you.

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